Surficial geology of the Drumheller area, Alberta

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Pagination122 p.
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The Drumheller area lies in south-central Alberta about 80 miles northeast of Calgary. The field study was carried out as part of the mapping program of the Geological Survey of Canada. Shales and sandstone ofupper Cretaceous and Paleocene age underlie the area.

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This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch. Drumheller is a small town in the Alberta Badlands region of Alberta, Canada, famous for the rich deposits of fossils found in the in a characteristic "badlands" valley carved in the plains by the Red Deer River, Drumheller rose through coal mines — now abandoned — early in the 20th century.

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Volume: Geology: Issue: Ph. Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology Vol. 16 (), No. (June), Pages Abstracts of Theses: Surficial Geology of the Banff Area, Alberta. Rutter, N. The study was undertaken to map the surficial deposits in the Banff area and to determine the Quaternary stratigraphy and geological.

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It takes its name from Horseshoe Canyon, an area of badlands near Drumheller. The Horseshoe Canyon Formation is part of the Edmonton Group and is up to metres ( ft) thick. It is of Late Cretaceous age, Campanian to early Maastrichtian stage (Edmontonian Land-Mammal Country: Canada.

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SPARROW model results of long-term mean-annual total nitrogen and. While most of the world’s coal deposits were laid down in peat beds some million years ago, Alberta’s coal is from younger geological periods of about million and 70 million years ago.

The exact recipe for Alberta’s coal creation was in place at the end of the Jurassic period, million years ago, when the landscape possessed the wet, warm swamps necessary for coal formation.

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